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Nathan R. Melhorn

Clergyman , educator

Nathan R. Melhorn, American clergyman, educator.

Background

Melhorn, Nathan R. was born on December 23, 1871 in Ada, Ohio, United States. Son of Michael S. and Martha (Ahlefeld) Melhorn.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Northern U., 1890. Graduate Lutheran Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, 1897. Doctor of Divinity, Muhlenberg, 1917.

Doctor of Letters from Carthage (Illinois) College, 1926. Doctor of Laws, Midland College, Fremont, Nebraska, 1938.

Career

Ministry, 1897; editor of The Lutheran, 1920-1945, retired since 1945. Trustee Lankenau Hospital and Drexel Motherhouse of Deaconesses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Connections

Married Florence L. Richmond, 1901. Children: Nathan R., Henry B. Ordained Lutheran.

father:
Michael S. Melhorn

mother:
Martha (Ahlefeld) Melhorn

spouse:
Florence L. Richmond

child:
Nathan R. Melhorn

child:
Henry B. Ordained Luth Melhorn